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Image Courtesy: Adjaye Associates and HuntonBrady Architects
Image Courtesy: Adjaye Associates and HuntonBrady Architects
Image Courtesy: Adjaye Associates and HuntonBrady Architects

Winter Park Library and Winter Parks Events Center

49,146 FT2
Winter Park, FL, USA
Entertainment
Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing / Structural Engineering / Technology / Life Safety and Fire Protection
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Overview

The Winter Park Library and Winter Parks Events Center is situated on a 23-acre park and consists of a consists of the 35,690 square foot, two-story library, 13,456 square foot events center and porte-cochere. Three uniquely designed pavilions with sweeping red exterior walls embody Winter Park’s commitment to contemporary and sustainable design.

Features

The 21st century library features a café / bookstore, computer lab, and history kiosk as well as community and meeting rooms. TLC developed a sound mitigation strategy to create quiet, acoustically pleasing spaces throughout the library. Vaulted ceilings and a leading-edge lighting and sound system were designed to accommodate a variety of events. The events center includes a junior ballroom and assembly space along with public access to the rooftop for events. A plaza-level plinth extends from the library and events center toward the lake, where visitors can go to relax and enjoy events. A porte-cochere adorns the entrance to the library. There is also a surface parking lot with 183 parking spaces.